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Nov 12, 2012 8:00am PST
. >> in this country, we take care of our own, especially our veterans who have served us so bravely and have sacrificed so selflessly in our name. we carry on knowing that our best days always lie ahead. >> a major new investigation reveals how thousands of veterans are being denied disability benefits due to errors by the department of veterans affairs. >> there is nearly out of resources and in about of accumulated trauma that these soldiers, marines, and air men are experiencing, because of the war itself, continues to accumulate the law the war goes on. the military is playing catch- up more than 16,000 veterans are homeless. an estimated 18 veterans commit suicide every year. this is democracy now!,, the war and peace report. i'm amy goodman. "the new york times"is reporting high-level officials were notified in the late summer about the decision of david petraeus to resign. the relationship between him and his biographer paula broadwell was uncovered in an investigation. members of congress have complained they were not informed of the findings until just after the ele
Nov 26, 2012 9:00am PST
. we know that it behooves us all to develop skills, world view analysis skills that will allow us to appreciate religious diversity. so, in that small quest, in this final class i want to move through one last set of notes from sociology, from the social dimension and develop a set of neutral criteria for assessing whether a religion is deemed conventional; an established religion in our ecological niche or unconventional. why do that? well, in doing that we'll have a way of approaching religious diversity, in a neutral and open minded fashion. so, we want to do that. we've got a couple of our sparkling final roll-ins and some speeches from some great interviewees, and then most important want to turn it over to all of us here in the class and share some ideas and see since we spoke at the beginning of the semester way back whenever it was; we said that, one thing about beliefs and believers is it's not-- there is no finality to it, there is no conclusion. the ideas that we then we take these skills move on past school, past education, past college to see them and realize them as
Nov 29, 2012 7:30pm PST
the earth quake are finally being done in our church. and they have offered that to us free of charge with a very welcoming approach. and this is a version of black-korean relationship that doesn't make the headlines and i think that kind of thing is going on, but it's on the community level and the media don't find that as interesting as some of the conflicts that have occurred. >> you know the media question aside, one reason why i wanted to bring that in at this juncture of the course at the end, is that it brings out another key class theme that keeps hitting me over and over again and it's been fairly recent. that there really is no such thing as religion, there are human beings and all these different religious organizations and religious systems that we've talked about this semester and we barely scratched the surfaces as you well know. there are people who for whatever reason and however they do are letting their religion transform them. and i think we've hit on it too many times to say it's just fluff for words or optimism or polly anna attitude when people allow their religi
Nov 9, 2012 4:00pm PST
this and other annenberg media programs call 1-800-learner and visit us at ¿la podría usar, en una oración, por favor?c'. en el evento improbable de que su firma de corretaje cierre, sipc está ahí para protegerlo. sipc. c-i- lo siento, roberto. eso es incorrecto. lisa flores. lisa, tu palabra también es 'sipc'. ¿podría tenerla en otra oración, por favor? los fondos de sipc están disponibles para satisfacer las reclamaciones de los clientes de firmas de corretaje hasta un máximo de $500,000, incluyendo hasta $100,000 por rec 'sipc', eftivo s-i-p-k. ¿no conoce a sipc - securities investor protection corporation? no importa. se lo deletrearemos. visite nos funding for this program is provided by annenberg/cpb, to advance excellent teaching. now, you cannot tell me that the day i was born, it was said i could never run for president because i wouldn't meet my oath of office! woman: vote for our neighbor, cynthia rubenstein, for county council. can you see the red against red? it's time to vote. you have the right to vote. if you're 18 or older and an america
Nov 5, 2012 10:00am PST
us to death. ( phone ringing ) hello, mendoza residence. oh, hi. no, i haven't heard anything. mr. wang went down to the police station and filed a missing person's report. ( doorbell rings ) there's someone at the door. okay, hang on, i'll be right back. hi, i'm the baby-sitter. oh... who are you? just a minute. mr. mendoza's on the phone. there's an emergency. no, it was the baby-sitter. okay. all right, i'll call mrs. wang and let her know. thanks. oh. you must be the baby-sitter. you were going to baby-sit alex and his friend. yeah. well, they seem to be missing. missing? yeah, mr. mendoza wanted me to give you this money and to apologize for him. he's out looking for them now. who are you, anyway? my name's kevin. i'm a friend of the family's. just helping out. i'm monica. i usually baby-sit for alex. i live across the street. kids do crazy things. yeah. i have to call mrs. wang-- she's the mother of the other kid. i have to give her a message. do you mind if i stick around a bit and see if they turn up? no, that'd be fine. some crazy new year's-- missing kids, police, you na
Nov 13, 2012 4:00pm PST
. de acuerdo. should you be using destinos for a credited course you should also know that the telecourse is accompanied by written materials consisting of a textbook, two workbooks audio cassettes and additional computer-guided study. the materials are easy to use. before watching an episode, you should first complete that part of the lesson called "preparación" which will review highlights of the previous episode and help you get ready to watch the current episode. after watching the episode you should return to the textbook and complete the section called "¿tienes buena memoria?" you should continue through the rest of the textbook lesson before beginning with the workbook. in both the textbook and the workbook are checklists to help you keep track of your progress before moving on to the next lesson. now it is time to watch the first episode of destinos. the story begins in mexico not too long ago. la gavia, a 16th-century hacienda near mexico. it was just a week ago that the family doctor was summoned to the grand estate. la gavia is owned by a wealthy industria
Nov 6, 2012 4:00pm PST
this and other annenberg media programs call 1-800-learner and visit us at okay, gang. you go to the zoo, huh? you go to the zoo and you see the peacock. and the peacock spreads its feathers. and as the peacock turns, you noticed that the colors-- the colors of those feathers kinda change a little bit. or you see a child blowing bubbles, great big bubbles, and the bubbles floating off in the wind, yeah? and you look at the bubbles and you see--wow, what you see? beautiful rainbow colors in the bubbles. you see the spectrum. you see all the colors reflecting from the bubbles. isn't that right? or sometimes you take, like, an abalone shell and you hold up the abalone shell and you see the beautiful colors. we call these iridescent colors, yeah? and you're looking at the shell and then you turn the shell a little bit and--hey, wow, the colors change a little bit. or sometimes on a rainy day, you look at gasoline on a wet street. and you look at the gasoline's splotches and--wow, man. they have beautiful colors. and there are rings of colors too. do you have another-- the rings go
Nov 1, 2012 4:00pm PDT
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